World Poker Tour coming to Seminole Hard Rock in Tampa

Aug 7, 2012 1:26 PM
Time to tune-up your poker skills for the World Poker Tour (WPT) Tampa Bay Open Regional Series coming to Seminole Hard Rock Hotel & Casino in Tampa September 7 – 16. Up for grabs is a guaranteed prize pool valued at $550,000 during this exciting 15-event regional series that will take place in The Poker Room. 
 
On-site registration for all events opens Friday, August 24 at noon. Registration fee is non-refundable. To participate, players must obtain a “Wild Card” and purchase their ticket in person at the Poker Room Cage. 
 
WPT and Seminole Hard Rock Casinos have a multi-year partnership that includes several WPT branded events and the development of official WPT Poker Rooms inside select Seminole Hard Rock Casinos. To register, book a hotel package or get more information on this event, please call 1-866-502-7529 or visit http://www.seminolehardrocktampa.com/gaming/poker or www.WorldPokerTour.com.
 
The schedule is as follows:             
 
Event #1         $125,000 Guaranteed Prize Pool                 
No Limit Hold’em Deep Stack Re-Entry
Day 1A – Friday, September 7 at 11 a.m.
Day 1B – Saturday, September 8 at 11 a.m.
Final Day – Sunday, September 9 at 11 a.m. 
$515 buy-in; 30 min. levels; 15,000 units
 
Event #2         Friday, September 7                         7 p.m.
No Limit Hold’em TURBO Re-Entry                          $220 buy-in     $10,000 Guaranteed
 
Event #3         Saturday, September 8                    7 p.m.  
No Limit Hold’em Turbo Re-Entry                              $220 buy-in     $10,000 Guaranteed   
 
Event #4         Sunday, September 9                       4 p.m.
Pot Limit Omaha Re-Entry                                          $290 buy-in     $10,000 Guaranteed
 
Event #5         Monday, September 10                    11 a.m.
No Limit Hold’em Re-Entry                                         $355 buy-in     $25,000 Guaranteed
 
Event #6         Monday, September 10                    7 p.m.
No Limit Hold’em Ladies Re-Entry                            $220 buy-in     $10,000 Guaranteed
 
Event #7         Tuesday, September 11                   11 a.m.
No Limit Hold’em 6-Handed Re-Entry                      $355 buy-in     $15,000 Guaranteed
 
 
Event #8         Tuesday, September 11                   7 p.m.
No Limit Hold’em TURBO Re-Entry                          $220 buy-in     $10,000 Guaranteed
 
Event #9         Wednesday, September 12              11 a.m.
No Limit Hold’em Seniors 50+ Re-Entry                  $290 buy-in     $10,000 Guaranteed
 
Event #10       Wednesday, September 12              7 p.m.
No Limit Hold’em TURBO Re-Entry                          $220 buy-in     $10,000 Guaranteed
 
Event #11       $250,000 Guaranteed Prize Pool 
No Limit Hold’em Championship Event Re-Entry
Day 1A            - Thursday, September 13 at 11 a.m.
Day 1B            - Friday, September 14 at 11 a.m.                 
Day 2              - Saturday, September 15 at 11 a.m.
Final Day:        - Sunday, September 16 at 1 p.m.     
$1,500 buy-in; 40 min. levels; 20,000 units
 
Event #12       Thursday, September 13                 7 p.m.              
No Limit Hold’em TURBO Re-Entry                          $220 buy-in    $10,000 Guaranteed             
Event #13       Friday, September 14                       7 p.m.                           
No-Limit Hold’em TURBO Re-Entry                          $220 buy-in    $10,000 Guaranteed  
 
Event #14       Saturday, September 15                  7 p.m.                             
No Limit Hold’em 2nd Chance Re-Entry                  $460 buy-in    $25,000 Guaranteed           
Event #15       Sunday, September 16                     5 p.m.                             
No Limit Hold’em Last Chance Re-Entry                 $290 buy-in    $20,000 Guaranteed